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[nahy-tee] /ˈnaɪ ti/

noun, plural nighties.
[nahy-tee] /ˈnaɪ ti/
noun, Informal.
a .
noun (pl) nighties
(informal) short for nightdress

1871, short for nightgown; originally a children’s word.


A nightgown: Aphrodite in her nightie, Oh my God what a sightie (1894+)


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